A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the philosopher's stone.
If Pride leads the Van, Beggary brings up the Rear
I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning to...
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
Ere fancy you consult, consult your purse
Like a man travelling in foggy weather, those at some distance before him on the...
I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall...
Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.
Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
Beauty and folly are old companions.
Work while it is called today, for you know not how much you will be...
Beware the hobby that eats.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
Buy what thou hast no need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessities.
Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
That 'Aww crap!' moment when your mom is almost home and you look around and...
Sometimes I do smart things. Sometimes I do dumb things. Most of the time I...
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
Writers and travelers are mesmerized alike by knowing of their destinations.